Wadsworth, OH

James Robert Latimer, age 92, passed away March 3, 2022. He was born in Akron, Ohio on January 3, 1930 to the late Leroy Elden and Katherine Joanna (Harrington) Latimer.

Mr. Latimer proudly served his Country by serving in the U. S. Army. He was the owner of J.R. Latimer Rubber Company for 25 years.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn (Mundy); sisters, Rita Barrett and Mary Bates; and nephew, Jerry Daniel Bates. He is survived by his nephew, Robert (Maria) Bates; and nieces, Carol (Bruce) Saylor and Patricia (Donald) Wilson; and long-time friends, Sandra Belofi and Ron and Jonnie Schaffer.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 272 Broad St. in Wadsworth at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 8, 2022. There will be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the service, from 10 to 11 a.m. Interment at Northlawn Memorial Gardens in Peninsula.